Saturday, May 20, 2017

Winners and DT Favorites - Monthly Challenge #16 - Angels In April {angels, faith based or inspirational}



Happy 20th of May everyone! Today we are going to announce the winner and DT Favorites from Monthly Challenge #16 -- Angels In April (angels, faith based or inspirational). And your creations were absolutely beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing! Thank you for sharing such beautiful and heartfelt creations with us!

We would like to extend a HUGE Thank you to our wonderful and generous sponsor for our April 2017 Challenge. You really help to make the Challenges that much better by providing prizes to give to our winners. Please help us thank our wonderful sponsor by dropping by their shop!!






HERE IS YOUR RANDOM DRAWN WINNER:



Sweet Stamps.com
Prize: 3 Images
And Our Random.Org Winner is:
No. 7 - Treebug





NOW FOR OUR DT FAVORITES FOR MONTHLY CHALLENGE #16: {Angels In April (angels, faith based or inspirational)}:

Berni's, Kerri's, Sandy's and Traceymo's Pick:

No. 12 - Stampin with Meighan

Berni's Thoughts: This is so beautiful and delicate, just love how she is embraced in prayer. Softly colored brings out the elegance of this beauty.

Kerri's Thoughts: Meighan your card stood out to me. It is beautifully coloured, paired with a simple layout and my favourite colour! Beautiful!!

Sandy's Thoughts: Gorgeous image beautifully coloured in my favourite colour. A simple card design enhanced with punches. Wonderful!

Traceymo's Thoughts: Meighan such a pretty card love the colour combo.


Hanne's and Karen's Pick:

No. 4 - Emily Shroom

Hanne's Thoughts: Emily’s card is absolutely stunning. I love the flying dove and the colours of the card - and the flower flames Emily has created are just fabulous. It must have taken ages to colour all those roses - wow! The sentiment is a perfect finishing touch for this card.

Karen's Thoughts: You have beautiful symbolism in your card...the flowers representing the fire and the intricate dove. It follows our theme of faith based and I am sure will be a treasure for your colleague’s niece. I love the uniqueness of the twisted easel. I am a flower girl myself and your lovely flowers attracted me immediately. Great job Emily!!!


Joanna's's Pick:

No. 1 - Irena's Art

Joanna's Thoughts: I like it very much.I love masking background, fishtail banner with stitching, stamps : sentiment and pear. I like color combo, too.


Lynda's Pick:

No. 5 - Jackie Cornfield

Lynda's Thoughts: How could I not pick your card, I have never seen such stunning coloring, such a rich, classy card.. Simply amazing well done.


Rebecca's Pick:

No. 7 - Treebug

Rebecca's Thoughts: Love the layers that she added on her card and specially love the angel image, so classic and adorable.


Susan's Pick:

No. 11 - Ma-Mi

Susan's Thoughts: These cards are absolutely beautiful. I love the cross and then I LOVE how you used the negatives from the die cut to make the 2nd cross. Brilliant and Beautiful!! I love it! I love the colors you used and the technique is just wonderful! Absolutely stunning creations. I love them!! Thank you so much for sharing them with us!


Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Monthly Challenge #17 - Mighty Men In May {boys, men, manly, masculine}



Good morning to all of you! Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Angels of April themed challenge. We always enjoy seeing everyone's amazing creations!! If you were not able to join us in April, we hope you will join us for May.

Monthly Challenge #17 is Mighty Men of May!! Today we are beginning our May Challenge and the theme this month is Mighty Men of May. We want to see some masculine creations. Show us some men, boys, masculine/manly type creations. It's the perfect time to be ready for Father's Day too! Show us what you think of our Mighty Men of May theme!

Please click on the Rules Tab at the Top to read up on the rules!
Deadline: The deadline for this challenge will be midnight on Friday, June 9th, 2017. Please make sure to link up before then.

Prize and DT Favorite Information: We will randomly draw the winner for our sponsor. The winner will be posted on Saturday, May 20th, 2017 when we will also post the DT Favorites.




KennyK Stamps
Prize: 3 Images
With KennyK Stamps you get fun, edgy and attitude filled stamps! Kenny has a very urban-influenced style which we love! The woman behind the man, ElenaK, brings just the right feminine touch to KennyK that brings out the crafter in all of us. You can't go wrong at KennyK. With amazing images and fantastic customer service, you will find something that excites your bones! We are always excited to work with ElenaK and KennyK. Thank you for everything you do!


Berni using Martial Arts Boy



Hanne using Inner Tube Boy



Joanna using Extreme Boarder



Karen using Valet - English Butler



Kerri using Martial Arts Boy



Lynda using Valet - English Butler



Lynnpenguin using Martial Arts Boy



Rebecca using Valet - English Butler



Sandy using Need For Speed Racer



Traceymo using Karaoke Guy







Thursday, April 20, 2017

Winners and DT Favorites - Monthly Challenge #15 {Movement In March}



Good day to everyone! Today we are going to announce the winner and DT Favorites from Monthly Challenge #15 -- Movement In March (Wobbles, Shakers, Sliders, Dancing, etc.). This could be anything with movement; an image with movement depicted or something that actually moves on your creation. How fun is that! And you all definitely made it fun! We love seeing what everyone did this time around!! It's great to see how all of our minds work! We love it! Thank you all so much for playing along with us in 2017!

We would like to extend a HUGE Thank you to our wonderful and generous sponsor for our March 2017 Challenge. You really help to make the Challenges that much better by providing prizes to give to our winners. Please help us thank our wonderful sponsor by dropping by their shop!!






HERE IS YOUR RANDOM DRAWN WINNER:



Aliciabel
Prize: 3 Images
And Our Random.Org Winner is:
No. 11 - Treebug





NOW FOR OUR DT FAVORITES FOR MONTHLY CHALLENGE #15 {Movement In March (Wobbles, Shakers, Sliders, Dancing, Driving, Etc.)}:

Berni's Pick:

No. 22 - Lucy Patrick

Berni's Thoughts: The images are appearing to be floating underwater. Sweet and so charming having fun.


Hanne's and Joanna's Pick:

No. 18 - Donna Mundinger

Hanne's Thoughts: I just love everything in Donna's card! Great colours - the black-and-yellow colour theme goes perfectly with the cute image. The shape of the card is extraordinary and it really caught my eye. And the coffee cups are just a perfect finishing touch for the buzz.

Joanna's Thoughts: I love her project. This is just fabulous, fun & so creative.


Karen's's and Sandy's Pick:

No. 2 - MaxiBelle Studio

Karen's Thoughts: I love Alicia’s card although choosing just one is so hard. The image is just precious and although I don’t have any sons, I can imagine how much little boys want to help their dads on the workbench. I especially love the pop-up bench inside. I’m sure your dad loved his card!

Sandy's Thoughts: Just love the pop up bench when you open up this card, A delightful image on the front and the papers from Kaisercraft meld it all together to make a wonderful card.


Lynda's and Susan's Pick:

No. 4 - Amelia B.

Lynda's Thoughts: I love your card, the bold colours are so beautiful and I adore the big bow and layout.

Susan's Thoughts: A kite! Brilliant use of movement... and this card helps me imagine a kite flying in the sky. Don't you love that? I do! This is a gorgeous card! The kite is gorgeous. I love that die! And I love the use of those two roses on the kite. That was such a great idea. I love the added clouds to give you that up in the air flying feeling! And that gorgeous big bow at the bottom just tops it off! Beautiful! I love your choice of colors, love the papers you used and the added inking is a fantastic addition to top this amazing card off. Thank you so much for sharing with us in the March Challenge. I'm really glad you did and your card is outstanding!


Lynnpenguin's and Rebecca's Pick:

No. 17 - Lucy Patrick

Lynnpenguin's Thoughts: Cute little fairy shaker card filled with sparkles and love...just lovely!!!

Rebecca's Thoughts: I always love shaker card and i love the total layout of her card. Love the stars stickers and the beads, and she complete her card perfectly with the beautiful sentiment.


Traceymo's Pick:

No. 16 - ~Ginny

Traceymo's Thoughts: Just a lovely fun card, bright colours.


Monday, April 10, 2017

Monthly Challenge #16 - Angels In April {angels, faith based or inspirational}



Good morning everyone!! We hope everyone is doing well and able to get tons of crafting done! Thank you to everyone who played along in our Movement In March Theme. We love seeing all of the movement on your creations... everyone is so creative! Everyone did such a great job! You all are amazingly talented!! We really appreciate you playing along and sharing your talents with us!

Monthly Challenge #16 is Angels In April!! For this challenge we want to see angels or a faith based creation or even an inspirational creation. This challenge should be pretty self explanatory! So, let's see what you come up with! We are hoping to see a variety of ideas from you! And most importantly, HAVE FUN!

Please click on the Rules Tab at the Top to read up on the rules!
Deadline: The deadline for this challenge will be midnight on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017. Please make sure to link up before then.

Prize and DT Favorite Information: We will randomly draw the winner for our sponsor. The winner will be posted on Saturday, May 20th, 2017 when we will also post the DT Favorites.




Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps
Prize: $10 Voucher for Digital Stamps
Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps is a small, family-owned, Christian company that offers exclusive hand-drawn images in both clear stamps and digital stamps. They have been around since 2007 and we are so lucky to have them in our crafting community. It is so hard to find faith based images and we are blessed to have them agree to join us for our April challenge. Be sure to visit the shop to see the beautiful supply of Christian based stamps.


Berni using Hummingbird with Scripture



Hanne using Hummingbird with Scripture



Kerri using Hummingbird with Scripture



Lynda using A Flower For You Ladybug



Lynnpenguin using A Flower For You Ladybug



Rebecca using Hummingbird with Scripture



Sandy using A Flower For You Ladybug



Traceymo using Bethany Bunny's Flower